Official Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3: the flip phone is improved in (almost) everything

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The world of leaflets is growing and the launch of the new one proves it Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3, coupled with the most cumbersome Z Fold 3. The Flip series was created to satisfy the desire for compact smartphones that are now in circulation. But instead of making a small smartphone, Samsung kicked off this trend by reviving the concept of flip phone in the form of a leaflet. So let's see what are the news compared to the two previous models.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 official: all the news

Design and display

And since Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 was born with the intention of being compact, the new model further files the dimensions, with slightly smaller measures. When closed, it measures 86,4 x 72,2 x 17,1 / 15,9 mm. When open, however, 166 x 72,2 x 6,9 mm for a total weight of 183 g. And it is when closed that we notice one of the main improvements: it external screen, still Super AMOLED but now four times bigger. Measure 1,9 " with 512 x 260 pixel resolution for 302 PPI density, now more convenient to consult messages, notifications, calendar, widgets and manage the camera. The Quick Shot function allows you to take photos and videos directly with the smartphone closed, by double clicking on the Power button.

Once opened, then, the screen is also better 6,7 "Full HD + (2640 x 1080 pixels) in 22: 9 with 425 PPI density. Samsung used a panel Dynamic AMOLED, i.e. with adaptive refresh rate a 120 Hz. It should be noted the adoption of a new protective film in elasticized PET, to make the screen more resistant by 80% compared to the previous model.

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In addition to being protected by Corning glass Gorilla Glass Foods (and Gorilla Glass DX for the camera), the new Flip 3 and Fold 3 are the first folding in the world to boast certification IPX8. For the first time, therefore, it will be possible to use it without worrying about any splashes of water or short dives. A resistance that also improves on a structural level, with a frame Armor Aluminum shockproof, the strongest aluminum ever used by Samsung. The new Flip will be offered in many more colors: Cream, Green Lavender and Phantom Black, in addition to the three exclusive Gray, White and Pink on the Samsung store.

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The folding mechanism is managed by technology Hideaway Hinge, already seen on the first Z Flip. The advantage of this mechanism is primarily the Flex mode, being able to fold it even at right angles to watch videos more comfortably, for example. Inside improves the Sweeper technology, whose shorter bristles allow you to repel dust and debris, with a guaranteed resistance of 200.000 closures.

Hardware and camera

Inside the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 there is a hardware configuration based on the latest Qualcomm SoC Snapdragon 888 at 5 nm. It includes a Kryo 680 octa-core CPU (1 x 2,84 GHz + 3 x 2,4 GHz + 4 x 1,8 GHz), Adreno 660 GPU, 8 GB of RAM and 128 / 256 GB of UFS 3.1 storage not expandable.

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Power is supplied by the unchanged battery from 3.300 mAh with quick charge 15W (charger not in package), wireless 10W and reverse 4.5W. There is no lack of support for connectivity 5G SA + SA sub6 mmWave, as well as LTE Cat.20, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.1, NFC, eSIM and GPS. Obviously the software is based on Android 11 with the proprietary One UI 2.5 interface.

From a photographic point of view, Z Flip 3 offers a dual rear camera from 12 + 12 MP f/1.8-2.2, including wide-angle lens from 123 °. In front, however, there is a punch-hole selfie camera from 10 MP f/2.4. To enrich the whole there are the stereo speaker with Dolby Atmos surround sound.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 - Price and Release Date

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 will be sold from August 27 at the price of 1099€ for the 8/128 GB version e 1.149€ for 8/256 GB. Pre-orders start today August 11, with 1 year of Samsung Care + protection free and up to € 450 worth of used equipment via the Samsung website.

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